For officers Reynaldo Romero Rodríguez, first radio-electronic combat officer of the Military Region, and Magdiel Simón García, second chief of the Las Tunas Military Sector, promoted to the high rank of lieutenant colonel, in tribute to December 2, Day of the Revolutionary Armed Forces, this act represents a high honor in their service records as soldiers of the Homeland.
Las Tunas, Cuba.- Reynaldo points out that a stimulus like this is doubly emotional, due to the support of his family and his comrades in arms, and says that in addition to feeling happy, it represents a greater commitment at the moment the country is going through.
Reynaldo Romero Rodríguez, first radio-electronic combat officer.
Magdiel was trained as a FAR combatant at the Camilo Cienfuegos Military School, the venue for the solemn ceremony. “It is doubly an honor because I graduated from this teaching center, then I had the opportunity to work as an officer here. In this same square, I have lived happy moments of my career as a soldier; here we founded the school, and I earned the rank of captain. This is also a result of the family that has played an important role in my career.
In the square of the beautiful Camilo Cienfuegos military school, all the combatants proudly received the rank that represents recognition of their resumes within the Armed Forces.
Magdiel Simón García, second chief of the Las Tunas military sector.
The event was chaired by the member of the Cuban Communist Party’s Central Committee, and its first secretary in Las Tunas, Manuel René Pérez Gallego, and other authorities of the province. The promoted officers expressed their loyalty to the Homeland and the decision to defend the country at any cost.